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    Dīvān-i silsilah va al-z̲ahab min ashʻār
    ديوان سلسلة و ال-ذهب من شسعار / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Manuscript. Persian. Title from folio 1b. Title and author statement on facing pages. Probably copied in Iran. Paper; cream-colored, Middle Eastern laid paper with no chain lines; black ink, section headings in gold and blue ink, 2 columns in blue and gold border; title on folios 1b-2a highly decordated in dark blue and gold; catchwords on rectos. Date on folio 1a 28 Rabīʻ al-awwal...
    • Contributor: Jām
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    Maṭlaʻ al-saʻdayn.
    مطلع السعدين. | Maṭla-us-Saʻdain | Matla-us sudain : history of the period from 704 A.H. to 874 A.H. Starting from the birth of Sultan Abu Saeed Khan and others describing the empires of Iran and Turan Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    The first volume of a two volume work which in all covers 170 years. The first volume covers the years from the birth of the last Mongol ruler of Persia Abū Saʻīd (704/1304/5) until the death of Abū S aʻīd, the granson of Tīmūr (807/1405).
    • Contributor: ʻabd Al-Razzāq Kamāl Al-Dīn Ibn Isḥāq Al-Samarqand
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    Muntakhab-i Shāhʹnāmah-i Ḥakīm Abū al-Qāsim Firdawsī, ʻalayhi al-raḥmah va al-maghfirah.
    منتخب شاه‌نامه حكيم ابو قاسم فردوسى، عليه الرحمة و المغفرة. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Selections from the Shāhnāmah of Firdawsī.
    • Contributor: Firdaws
    • Date: 1618
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    Mas̲navī maʻnavī.
    مثنوي معنوي. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Manuscript. Persian. Title from folio 2a. Probably written in Iran. Paper; cream-colored Middle Eastern slightly polished paper; black ink with rubrication; richly decorated title page, page following title page and chapter headings; rich border enclosing the beginning of the poem containst the following lines: "Tā qiyāmat kar rah-i ṣūrat ravī // Tā qiyāmat bū-0yi maʻná nashnavī // Jān-i jāvidān agar khvāhī bikhvān // Mas̲navī-i...
    • Contributor: Jalāl Al-Dīn Rūm
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    ملفوظات. | Malfoozate Teemoor Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Memoirs of Timur originally written in Chagatay, now lost, translated into Persian by the Mughal scholar Abū Ṭālib al-Ḥusaynī.
    • Contributor: Timur - Abū Ṭālib Al-Ḥusayn
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    Dīvān-i Shāhī.
    ديوان شاهي. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Collected poems of Amīr Shāhī Sabzavarī.
    • Contributor: Amīr Shāhī Sabzavār - Ṣadafī, Muṣṭaf
    • Date: 1600
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    Risālah-i Firdawsīyah.
    رسالة فردوسية. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Anonymous miscellany in prose and poetry dealing with spring, education, medical matters, trades, military matters and finally a lengthy section in praise of an unnamed individual.
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    [Unnamed Sufi treatise] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Untitled Sufi text on meditation containing both poetry and prose.
    • Date: 1520
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    Waqiat-i-Nadiri (History of Nadir Shah)
    Waqa-i-Nadiri | Vāqiʻāt-i Nādiri Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Historical study of Iran and Afghanistan during the reign of Nādir Shāh, 1688-1747.
    • Contributor: Mahdī Khān Astarābād
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    [ʻArūz̤-i] Mawlānā Jāmī ; Qāfiyah-ʼi Mawlānā Jāmī ; [Anonymous treatise on astronomy]
    [عروض] مولانا جامى ؛ قافية مولانا جامى. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Two works on prosody by the poet Jāmī, 1414-1492; and an incomplete, anonymous work on astronomy.
    • Contributor: Jām
    • Date: 1616
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    Arabic Manuscripts 693. Saadi Shirazi.
    • Contributor: Saadi Shirazi
    • Date: 1470

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    Pādishāhnāmah. Contains the history of the first 10 years of Shāhjahān's reign. In this ms. this work is followed by the second part of Muḥammad Ṣāliḥ Kambūh's ʻAmāl-i Ṣāliḥ, starting with the 11th year of Shāhjahān's reign. Cf, the similar composite manuscript ms. no. 566 in Bankipore, Bengal. Oriental Public Library. Catalogue of the Arabic and Persian manuscripts, v. 7 (Patna, 1921).
    • Contributor: Muḥammad Amīn Ibn Abī Al-Ḥusayn Qazvīn - Muḥammad Ṣāliḥ Kambūh - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

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    Tārīkh-i Nādirī.
    تاريخ نادري. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Manuscript is incomplete; text breaks off abruptly at second word of line 5, leaf 257a.
    • Contributor: Mahdī Khān Astarābād - Munro, Thomas
    • Date: 1760
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    Shah-nameh by Firdausi. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Manuscript. Persian. Binder's title. Written in India. Paper: cream-color Eastern laid paper; black ink with with highly decorated major ʻunwāns; minor ʻunwāns in gold ink, now very faded; four columns enclosed in a thin red-blue-yellow border; text begins on folio 1b with rubrication and gold interlinear decoration up to folio 3a; folios 1b and 2a have elaobroate border of grape decoration in various shades...
    • Contributor: Firdaws
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    Kitāb-i Tārīkh-i ʻĀlamʹāra.
    كتاب تاريخ عالم‌آرا. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    History of Shāh ʻAbbas of the Safavid dynasty and his predecessors.
    • Contributor: Iskandar Munsh
    • Date: 1812
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    Dīvān-i Kalīm.
    ديوان كليم. | Díván-i Kelím Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Collected poems of Abū Ṭālib Kalīm.
    • Contributor: Kalīm, Abū Ṭālib
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    Durrat al-tāj.
    درة التاج. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Shiite prayer book; consists of prayers to be said on the visitation of Caliph ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib's tomb.
    • Contributor: Ibn Rustam Khān Ṣafī Qul
    • Date: 1500
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    Divan-i Ṭarzī.
    ديوان طرزي. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Complete poems of Ghulām Muḥammad Ṭarzī.
    • Contributor: Ṭarzī, Ghulām Muḥammad - ʻabd Al-Laṭīf Khān Pisar-I ʻabd Al-Ghaffār Khān
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    [Unidentified treatise on prosody by Maḥmūd ibn ʻUmar al-Najātī al-Nīsābūrī].
    Kitāb-i ʻarūz̤-i Jāmī Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Unnamed work on prosody by Maḥmūd ibn ʻUmar al-Najātī al-Nīsābūrī.
    • Contributor: Najātī, Maḥmūd Ibn ʻumar - Ibn Jamīl, Muḥammad ʻārif - Jām